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Technology Feature on NUGS

As the cannabis industry grows by the day in the U.S., we are continually seeing the development of more ancillary companies.  It is amazing how limitless this industry can become once it is brought above ground and is legalized! Perhaps the most recent company to create an ancillary product born out of the needs of […]

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Marley Natural Launches in Oregon

Marley Natural launched their line on February 6th (Bob Marley’s 71st birthday) in Southern California, then in Northern California and now they have moved up to Oregon where they launched in Portland just this week.  They have a line of sun grown flower, pre rolls, oil cartridges, smoking accessories, and body care products.  The flower […]

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WeedTraQR Seed-to-Sale Software Certified For Use In Oregon

SEATTLE, WA  - The Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) has approved WeedTraQR, industry-leading cannabis seed-to-sale tracking software, as a validated software provider for Oregon’s recreational marijuana program. The Seattle-based company has developed a platform that is compatible for integration with Oregon’s Cannabis Tracking System (CTS) to meet the inventory traceability needs of the state’s producer, […]

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City of Portland Cannabis Tax To Benefit Local Communities of Color

PORTLAND, OR (Aug, 2016) – On November 8, 2016, Portland City voters will vote on the allocation of 3% of recreational marijuana sales tax to a number of causes, including the support of minority owned businesses and communities of color. The current state tax on recreational marijuana sales is 25%. The 2015 Oregon Legislature set the new tax base […]

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Bud Summit To Benefit Veterans and Student Policy Group

WASHINGTON – The organizers of the Business, Understanding, Development Summit (BUD Summit) announced today it would donate a portion of the proceeds from its event to the Weed for Warriors Project and Students for Sensible Drug Policy. “From the start, the BUD Summit has set the goal of sharing revenue with organizations that represent the […]

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High June in Colorado — Retail Cannabis Sales Get Silver Medal

Boulder, Colorado — June this year gave us National Doughnut Day, International Picnic Day, Father’s Day, the Summer Solstice and plenty more. But in Colorado, it presented yet something else worth celebrating — the second busiest month of cannabis sales since the state legalized recreational cannabis. “The June numbers reflect the profound and sustained boom […]

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Dockside Cannabis Brings Weekly Massages and Coffee to Shoreline

Starting Friday August 12, Dockside Cannabis will be celebrating their customers by offering free coffee from 8-10am and massages in the evenings from 4pm to 7pm! Kicking off the weekly massages will be the Drift Mobile Massage, most prominently featured near the 3rd Ave Tower and the Seattle Bouldering Project, and now Dockside Cannabis Shoreline! Awarded […]

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Smoke Like Cypress Hill With Hemper Box Curation

Constantly running to the neighborhood market to pick up papers, lighters, and wraps has always been a plight of the stoner. However, as the cannabis lifestyle breaches into the mainstream, subscription services have risen up across the country to provide an easy, cost-efficient way to stay stocked up on smoking essentials. These subscriptions offer a […]

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Marijuana Start-Up Leafedin.Org Releases First Ever iOS MJ Peer Networking App

Previously available on any device’s browser as a free anonymous fully functional web and mobile app, and now available as a dedicated iOS app via the iTunes App Store, is the only tool in the marijuana marketplace that focuses specifically on person-to-person networking for any cannabis employment or product need, while at the same time […]